Happy Labor Day! There will be no more posts until Tuesday.
Here, in a series of short clips, The History Channel takes a look at the origins of Labor Day, changing methods of manufacturing and legislative gains made by labor unions. While you take your three day weekend, remember those who struggled to get Friday and Saturday off.
For these Sunday Brunch links, while you slept, showered, shaved, and got your Starbucks, we scanned the local papers, blogs, and websites to find the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.
As a moped rider myself, these motorcycles are very cool looking. What do you think?
There are dozens of homes for sale with open houses in Alexandria, Virginia scheduled for this Labor Day weekend TODAY, August 31, 2014. You can view them at this link. Rentals with open houses are at this link.
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Joe Theismann’s will be CLOSED on the Monday Labor Day holiday but, will be back in operation on Tuesday. For more information about Joe Theismann’s visit this link.
Alexandria’s War of 1812 Signature Event Weekend on Saturday and Sunday, August 30-31, marks the conclusion of the War of 1812 Commemoration. The festival will feature a cricket match, a wreath-laying ceremony, tug of war, boat tours, and more! During the weekend, three special events will take place as part of the British Challenge — members of the British Embassy taking on Alexandria in some friendly modern-day competition.
For a full list of events, visit this link.
Yours truly will see you at King Street Blues this Sunday (8/31) @ 8:30 PM for what I am sure will be a terrific performance by King Street Bluegrass. King Street Blues is located at 112 North Saint Asaph Street in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.